Longquan stoneware dish with lobed well and foliated rim with six brackets. The dish has grey-green glaze. There are three birds perched on peach sprays in unglazed relief on the interior.
- Made in: Longquan (area)
- (Asia,China,Zhejiang (province),Longquan Area)
- Height: 31 millimetres
- Diameter: 167 millimetres
Published PDF date : Yuan 14th centuryRoom 95 label text:
Dish with birds on fruiting peach branches
This bracket lobed celadon glazed dish is decorated with a very rare design of three sprig-moulded birds resting on fruiting peach branches. Peaches are a traditional Chinese symbol of longevity.
Stoneware, porcelain-type, with applied biscuit-fired decoration and celadon glaze
Longquan region, Zhejiang province 浙江省, 龍泉地區
Yuan dunasty, AD 1300–1368
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Object reference number: RRC38703
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